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Monday, May 29, 2017
The City Opera House is proud to again present the Magic Thursday Artists for a two-month art exhibition and sale July 1, 2017 through August 31, 2017. The exhibition features original fine art paintings in oil, watercolor, pastel and acrylic. A portion of all sales benefits the City Opera House. The opening reception, with refreshments, will be held on July 6, 2017 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the ...read more
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Thursday, May 25, 2017
Join Todd Millar, Karen Kienbaum, and Kelly Lloyd in an interactive discussion regarding Tough Conversations with “Problem” Employees, strategies to improve performance and/or issue proper discipline. Business professionals, especially those with HR responsibilities, will want to attend. So sign up, and bring a friend! Come early to network and bring your questions; Thursday, May ...read more
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Monday, May 22, 2017
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — The Bay Area Transportation Authority (BATA) is celebrating the fifth anniversary of its successful Bike-n-Ride program. BATA’s Bike-n-Ride service has been helping cyclists enjoy bike trails in Grand Traverse and Leelanau Counties for five years. This years’ service started Saturday, May 20 and runs through the summer and fall until October 22. Since ...read more
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Monday, May 22, 2017
We are proud to introduce the latest addition to the CAH family! Please help us welcome: Dr . Rebecca DeSimone Dr . Rebecca DeSimone is a graduate of the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine . During her veterinary studies, she worked with a student outreach program teaching children about different aspects of veterinary medicine. Her dog Pebbles was her star ...read more
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Monday, May 22, 2017
The Leelanau artists at the Old Aert Building in Leland will host their annual exhibition on June 2 through June 4, 2017. This exhibition represents the work of a group of visual artists who meet weekly to paint at the Old Art Building. Some work in oils while others use watercolors, pastels, acrylics and other media. The purpose of the group is to participate in the imaginative and challenging ...read more
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Friday, May 19, 2017
FRANKFORT, MI (May 18, 2017) - Aspiring filmmakers are invited to Frankfort, Michigan from June 22-24, 2017 to take part in the inaugural Frankfort48 Film Festival. Participants will be tasked to create a short film celebrating the beauty and character of northern Michigan. Participants will have 48 hours to conceive their ideas, scout locations, film, edit, and present their finished films. Cash ...read more
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Friday, May 19, 2017
HONOR, Mich . – Honor Bank continues to celebrate its 100-year anniversary during 2017 by supporting a different local, non-profit agency each month with both volunteer hours and donations collected from Honor Bank employees and customers. “As the local community bank, we are celebrating 100 Years of Looking Forward while Giving Back to Our Communities , ” said Michael ...read more
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Thursday, May 18, 2017
The 2017 Luke Buck Watercolor workshop will concentrate on “diving in and divulging, you’ll discover the many facets and advantages of the medium. It instantly becomes easy.” For the eighth consecutive year, a special Luke Buck Watercolor Workshop is scheduled at Raven Hill Discovery Center for Thursday, June 22 and Friday, June 23, 2017 from 10 am to 3 pm. Luke Buck, a native ...read more
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Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Traverse City, MI – May 16, 2017 – Floor Covering Brokers Carpet One is pleased to welcome Patti Galvas to its sales team. With interior design courses and a strong retail background, she brings with her an extensive knowledge of tile, natural stone, wood, and all flooring. She has a keen eye for color, texture and character, and is a pro at managing projects and guiding product ...read more
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Friday, May 12, 2017
The Leelanau Community Cultural Center at the Old Art Building is hosting a one-day Plein Air Painting Event and Exhibit on Saturday, May 27, 2017. From 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, artists will be seen painting in and around picturesque Leland capturing images of historic Fishtown, views of orchards and vineyards, spectacular terrain, and beautiful beaches. Plein air artists from the region and beyond ...read more
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Wednesday, May 10, 2017
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Wednesday, May 10, 2017
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Wednesday, May 10, 2017
The Home Builders Association of the Grand Traverse Area (HBAGTA) recently recognized several industry partners for their dedication achievements and involvement with the HBA. Builder of the Year - Steve Eveleigh, Owner of Northwest Carpentry; Associate of the Year/Jim Alpers Memorial Award - Ed Beuerle, President and CEO of Northern Building Supply; Outstanding Member Award - Marcy Hurst, ...read more
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Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Currie’s Furniture is pleased to announce that they have partnered with The Father Fred Foundation for the third consecutive year for their annual “Father Fred Mattress Event”. Currie’s Furniture will donate 5% of all mattress sales during the month of May to The Father Fred Foundation. The event was started in 2015 as a way for Currie’s Furniture to partner with The ...read more
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Tuesday, May 09, 2017
Simply Give Program at Meijer in Acme May 14 th - June 18 th Look for a $10 “Simply Give” gift card Display… Purchase $10 “Simply Give” Gift Cards at Checkout All Simply Give Gift Cards Purchased will be Donated to KAIR Food Pantry! Thank You for Your Support!
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Tuesday, May 09, 2017
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Monday, May 08, 2017
LANSING, MI --(Marketwired - May 02, 2017) - Accident Fund Insurance Company of America is proud to recognize The Larkin Group of Traverse City as its 2016 Agency of the Year. The Larkin Group of Traverse City was also a 2016 President's Club recipient, registering written premium of $5.7 million in 2016. Accident Fund strives to provide high-level insurance solutions with an exceptional ...read more
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Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Kitchen Choreography announces Erica Murdock’s 5th anniversary with the company. Murdock joined Kitchen Choreography in 2012 as a Design Assistant and has since flourished into her current position as Lead Designer. In the last five years, Murdock has been awarded NKBA’s National 30 Under 30 Award. She has also completed Dale Carnegie Sales Training and was the winner of the Dale ...read more
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Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Herkner Farms has received the 2017 Store Brands Editors’ Picks Award for Best New Products. Winning the Dessert Toppings Category was Herkner Farms’ Cherry Chipotle Fruit Drizzle Topping receiving the Gold award, Peach Drizzle Topping receiving the Silver award, and the Blueberry Drizzle Topping receiving the Bronze award, taking a clean sweep in the category. All three products ...read more
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Tuesday, May 02, 2017
Traverse City-based Bill Marsh Auto has announced plans to purchase Gaylord Ford. The sale will be pending approval by Ford Motor Company and is expected to take several weeks to finalize. Gaylord Ford owner Gail Skerratt met with employees yesterday and told them of the plans for the sale. “I felt it was in the best interest of our employees, my family and our community to sell to Bill ...read more
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Tuesday, May 02, 2017
Grand Traverse Region to Benefit from Innovative New Food Hub/Production Facility! Tamarack Holdings, a group of local and regional food enterprises (wholly owned by J.T. “Chip” Hoagland), has officially purchased the vacant Long Lake Elementary School building and surrounding grounds, located at 7738 N. Long Lake Rd., Traverse City, MI. With ground-breaking scheduled to occur in the ...read more
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Tuesday, May 02, 2017
4Front Credit Union was recently named one of “West Michigan’s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For®” which celebrates employers that are making better business, creating richer lives and building stronger communities. The national program recognized only 38 medium-sized businesses (101-300 employees) in Michigan. An independent research firm evaluates companies based on ...read more
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Tuesday, May 02, 2017
During the Annual Youth Arts Festival each spring, Crooked Tree Arts Center celebrates and showcases the talents of Emmet and Charlevoix communities’ youth. The month-long festival includes the Youth Art Show, the Culinary Arts Showcase, the Young Writers Juried Exposition, the Spring Strings Concert, and the Youth Arts Awards Night. On Wednesday, April 26, the Arts Center recognized area ...read more
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Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Herkner Farms, a Traverse City based food company, has launched a new website. The Herkner family began creating their famous fruit toppings from the fruit they harvested on their farm on Old Mission Peninsula in 1962. In late 2015, one of their Advisory Board members, Bruce Byl, acquired the family business and began expanding the Herkner Farms brand by adding three additional fruit drizzle ...read more
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Thursday, April 06, 2017
HOLYOKE, MA-April 5, 2017- Spiros Hatiras, President and CEO of Holyoke Medical Center and Valley Health Systems, has announced the appointment of Regina Alexander as Director of Health Information Management at Holyoke Medical Center. An accomplished revenue cycle and healthcare operations leader, Alexander previously served as associate director of Health Information Management at Yale New ...read more
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Thursday, March 09, 2017
TBAYS Summer Soccer Camp Registration is now open and ready for you to sign up your players! Camp is offered to Junior players (ages 4-7) and Youth players (ages 7-14). Camp dates are June 26 - June 29, 2017. Location is the Keystone Soccer Complex at 712 Keystone Road, Traverse City, MI 49686 Juniors Camp is from 9 am - 12 pm, cost is $90 Youth Camp is from 9 am - 3 pm, cost is $150 Striker and ...read more
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Thursday, March 09, 2017
TBAYS is hosting a 3v3 Adult Soccer Tournament on June 24th at the Keystone Soccer Complex. Teams are allowed a maximum of 5 players, and all players must be over the age 18. Registration and forms can be found on our website www.TBAYS.org or by clicking HERE
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Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Traverse City – Spring break will be a busy time for the County’s community pool. Registration for Grand Traverse County Parks and Recreation’s spring session of American Red Cross lessons opened today, and one dollar family open swims are scheduled throughout spring break. “In anticipation of summer, the spring session of swim lessons is quite popular,” said Kristine ...read more
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